jonathan kawchuk

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(link to full cv)


  • Scored feature documentary film "Memento Mori", National Film Board of Canada

  • Commissioned to score feature film "Clara", Serendipity Point

  • Provided music for Vogue Italia

  • Scored the film “XY”, screened at TCL Chinese Theatre Hollywood


  • Upcoming release of "North" worldwide on Paper Bag Records

  • Received the 2014 Sterling Award for "Outstanding Score of a Play or Musical" for work on "The Genius Code"


  • Assistant sound technician for the Philip Glass Ensemble (for the performance of Music in 12 Parts, London)

  • Co-Founder of audio branding company Angelfish Sound

  • Credited studio assistant on Nico Muhly’s album “Drones”

  • Credited studio assistant on Ben Frost’s album “A U R O R A”

  • Temporary placement at Greenhouse Studios (Reykjavik) under the supervision of Valgeir Sigurðsson

  • Studied wildlife recording under Chris Watson (Frozen Planet, Nova)


  • Lectured on music and the natural world at Paul McCartney’s university: the Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts

  • University education in music composition (BA Honours, UK), technology, and production

media reels


reel highlights (audio only)

solo compositions

debut album "North"

re-release on Paper Bag Records January 26, 2018